• Work on a range of projects at local, regional, state, national and international scales
  • Join our growing team and contribute to our success
  • AECOM offer flexible working options that reflect the needs of the modern workforce

Provide advice to our clients looking at hazards, risk, vulnerability, sustainability and resilience for both public and private sectors

The Role

Our Environment Business in Brisbane has an opportunity for a Sustainability & Resilience Consultant to join our growing team. Utilising your experience in a similar role, this opportunity will see you providing technical support in the areas of infrastructure sustainability, climate adaptation and resilience, urban resilience, disaster preparedness, community resilience and the transition to a low carbon economy. As a mid-Professional or Senior Consultant, you will be given the opportunity to grow our market share in sustainability and resilience, developing and enhancing relationships with clients and winning work.

Our team takes a holistic view of the challenges facing our clients – an approach we have refined through involvement with major international programs such as 100 Resilient Cities (pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation) and Resilient Reefs.

We are currently working on a number of major programs to help implement and facilitate ideas and tools to better understand sustainability and resilience challenges. We are using our skills and strengths to help clients cope, recover and prosper, under changing future conditions across local, regional, state, national and international scales.

About You

You are a team player with a high level of self-awareness and strong communication and listening skills

who has demonstrated commercial acumen. Utilising your 3+ years’ experience working in sustainability

and resilience across a range of market sectors, and preferably within a consulting environment, you

will have proven ability in building strong client relationships and business development skills. Your

collaborative approach and client-centric attitude, will see you succeed in this role.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in sustainability, climate change, environmental science/engineering (or similar.)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of an organisation which is pioneering the future.

Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come.

We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being.

Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighbourhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

This position is open to full-time, part-time and flexible employment, so we welcome you to apply whatever your preferred work situation. We offer a competitive salary and exceptional benefits package for this role.

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.